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The Amazing Maurice And His Educated Rodents

The Amazing Maurice And His Educated Rodents

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Published by Random House Publishing Group in London .
Written in English


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A fantastic new B format edition of the master storyteller"s Carnegie Medal-winning junior Discworld novelMaurice, a streetwise tomcat, has the perfect money-making scam. Everyone knows the stories about rats and pipers, and Maurice has a stupid-looking kid with a pipe, and his very own plague of rats - strangely educated rats . . .But in Bad Blintz, the little con suddenly goes down the drain. For someone there is playing a different tune and now the rats must learn a new word.EVIL.It"s not a game any more. It"s a rat-eat-rat world. And that might only be the start . . .

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ISBN 109781407012001, 9781407070506

The Amazing Maurice & His Educated Rodents Author: Terry Pratchett; International Standard Book Number (ISBN): ; Publication Date: Aug ; Synopsis. The Amazing Maurice runs the perfect Pied Piper scam. This streetwise alley cat knows the value of cold, hard cash and can talk his way into and out of anything. But when. The Amazing Maurice and His Educated Rodents by Terry Pratchett, , download free ebooks, Download free PDF EPUB ebook.

Detailed plot synopsis reviews of The Amazing Maurice and His Educated Rodents The amazing Maurice is a talking cat, and the educated rodents are a group of talking rodents. Maurice, the rodents, and a kid named Keith are working together to scam the towns of the Discworld (the fictional world of Terry Pratchett's Discworld series).   By the time The Amazing Maurice and his Educated Rodents was first published, in , Discworld was beginning to be eclipsed by the Harry Potter series. JK Rowling’s fourth book was a genuine pop-culture phenomenon, effectively kickstarting the modern trend of adults dabbling in YA fiction (and why shouldn’t they?).

  Amazing Maurice and His Educated Rodents. Winner Description: by Terry Pratchett. HarperCollins, $ All those stories about plagues and rats and magic pipers make great advance publicity for Maurice, the talking cat, and his rat acquaintances (some more talkative than others), when they roll into town with their piper to scam yet. Every town on Discworld knows the stories about rats and pipers, and Maurice – a streetwise tomcat – leads a band of educated ratty friends (and a stupid kid) on a nice little earner. Piper plus rats equals lots and lots of money. Until they run across someone playing a different tune. Now he and his rats must learn a new concept: evil.


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The Amazing Maurice and his Educated Rodents is a bit like that. It's the Discworld's first `YA' novel and it's basically a riff on the idea of the Pied Piper, from the point of view of the rats (er and a cat called Maurice).

For all that it contains talking animals and a little magic it could easily take place in a generic fantasy world rather /5(). The Amazing Maurice and His Educated Rodents is the first young adult Discworld book.

It was a short book, and a cute story, but I thought it was pretty substantial in terms of both plot and messages. The plot was certainly more substantial than many of his adult Discworld books. I didnt think there was quite as much humor, but it had its funny /5. Terry Pratchett’s “The Amazing Maurice and His Educated Rodents” is set to become the first of the much-loved author’s books to be adapted.

The Amazing Maurice and His Educated Rodents by Terry Pratchett Maurice is a smart cat that leads his so called 'Educated Rats', while they go from town to town acting like plagues so that there colleague, a kid named Kieth that claims to be the rat piper takes them /5. From the first few pages of 'The Amazing Maurice and His Educated Rodents', it was clear to me that this book was filled to the brim with wit and charm.

Just the very premise is intriguing from the start, and I found myself laughing out loud at several moments throughout the reading of this by: 7. Book: The Amazing Maurice and His Educated Rodents (Discworld 28) by Terry Pratchett Release Date: November 1st Tags: Fantasy / Young Adult / Fairytale Retelling / The Rat Piper / Brothers Grimm / Fairytales / Rats Other books in this series I reviewed D eath Arc / The Wee Free Men /A Hat Full of Sky /Wintersmith /I Shall Wear Midnight/ The Shepherd’s Crown.

The Amazing Maurice runs the perfect Pied Piper scam. This streetwise alley cat knows the value of cold, hard cash and can talk his way into and out of anything. But when Maurice and his cohorts decide to con the town of Bad Blinitz, it will take more than fast talking to survive the danger that awaits.

The Amazing Maurice and His Educated Rodents by Terry Pratchett pp Doubleday £ A talking rat is fighting for his life against a terrier, Author: Francis Spufford.

Free download or read online The Amazing Maurice and His Educated Rodents pdf (ePUB) (Discworld Series) book. The first edition of the novel was published inand was written by Terry Pratchett.

The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Hardcover format. The main characters of this fantasy, fiction story are.4/5. His young adult novel, The Amazing Maurice and His Educated Rodents, won the Carnegie Medal, and Where's My Cow?, his Discworld book for “readers of all ages,” was a New York Times bestseller.

His novels have sold more than seventy five million (give or /5(90). Buy The Amazing Maurice and His Educated Rodents by Terry Pratchett online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 16 editions - starting at $ Shop now.4/5(1).

The Amazing Maurice and His Educated Rodents, p.1 Bunnsy Has an Adventure Rats. They chased the dogs and bit the cats, they- But there was more to it than that. As the amazing Maurice said, it was just a story about people and rats. And the difficult part of it was deciding who the people were, and who were the rats.

(Book #1 in the /5(17). The Amazing Maurice and his Educated Rodents. Discworld B (Discworld Childrens Book 1) Maurice is an amazing cat: self-centered, cocky, scheming, sarcastic, possessed of a good conscience, and sentient.

The various rats in "the Clan" are neat, too, Dangerous Beans (the physically weak seer and spiritual leader), Peaches (the. There’s a lot of silliness in this book, from the names of the rats (Dangerous Beans, Additives, Big Savings, Toxie) to Sardines, the tap-moving rodent with a cap to the episode with the intestinal medicines.

The Amazing Maurice and His Educated Rodents Audio Book Download Free. His. About this Item: HarperTrophy 8/12/, Paperback or Softback. Condition: New. The Amazing Maurice and His Educated Rodents.

Book. Seller Inventory # BBS The Amazing Maurice and His Educated Rodents is a novel by acclaimed British sci-fi and fantasy writer Terry Pratchett. It is the twenty-first installment of Pratchett’s popular Discworld series, which tells the stories of various magical characters on an imaginary disc-shaped planet called Discworld.

The Amazing Maurice and his Educated Rodents is a bit like that. It's the Discworld's first `YA' novel and it's basically a riff on the idea of the Pied Piper, from the point of view of the rats (er and a cat called Maurice). For all that it contains talking animals and a little magic it could easily take place in a generic fantasy world rather /5().

The Amazing Maurice and His Educated Rodents is a stand-alone Discworld novel, a take on “The Pied Piper of Hamelin”, Terry Pratchett-style, which means it’s.

The Amazing Maurice and His Educated Rodents won the Carnegie medal for best children's book published in the UK inmaking it Pratchett's first book to win a major award.

The story was adapted into a ninety-minute radio drama instarring Harry Meyers as Maurice and David Tennant as Dangerous Beans. The Amazing Maurice runs the perfect Pied Piper scam. This streetwise alley cat knows the value of cold, hard cash and can talk his way into and out of anything.

But when Maurice and his cohorts decide to con the town of Bad Blinitz, it will take more. Book trailer for Terry Pratchett's The Amazing Maurice and His Educated Rodents. All pictures are under Creative Commons copyright and have citations Created using PowToon -- .Terry Pratchett. The Amazing Maurice And His Educated Rodents.

A talking cat, intelligent rats, and a strange boy cooperate in a Pied Piper scam until they try to con the wrong town and are confronted by a deadly evil rat king.The amazing maurice and., p The Amazing Maurice and His Educated Rodents, p Part #28 of Discworld series by He looked down at a dirty, half-scorched cat, which grinned at him.

Did that cat just speak? said the mayor. Maurice looked around. Which one? he said. You! Did you just talk? /5(17).